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Author: CENTAURE LE - GALERIE LE CENTAURE - WALTER SCHWARZENBERG Title: Le Centaure - Bruxelles - Revue de la Galerie Le Centaure. (periodical) Year 2 (1927/28) (complete year).
Description: 2. AVAILABLE; A complete year, 10 issues, in the original wrappers. This monthly magazine was published by the Centaure-Gallery, which was founded by Walther Schwarzenberg and played a major part in the modern and avant-garde art movement in Belgium during the interbellum. It is furthermore of great importance for the surrealist publicity designs by Magritte. Other contributors include A. De Ridder, P. Fierens, Luc and Paul Haesaerts, M. Sauvage, A. Cantillon, M. Roelants, Ph. Soupault. Complete runs are very rare, we offer here a complete set of the second year (1927-1928) consisting of 10 issues. The gallery played an important role during the interbellum years and introduced in Belgium many of the great names in 20th century painting ; e.g. H.Campendonck , Chagall , A.Derain, de Vlaminck, Dix , Dufy , Max Ernst , G.Groz , M.Laurencin , Picasso , Miro , Valentine Prax. Belgian artists include Cantré , G.de Smet , Ensor , R.Guiette , F.Jespers , Mambour , Permeke , Tytgat , F.Van den Berghe a.o . The gallery was animated by Walter Schwarzenberg. In 1929 it went under in the general economic crisis. Price for 10 issues, being the second year. .
Price: EUR 500.00 = appr. US$ 543.42 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 30294